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Saturday 26 July 2014 Saturday 26 July 2014

Firat News: Medical aid delivered to Kobanê Medical aid collected in North Kurdistan as part of the solidarity campaign for Rojava has been delivered to the Kobanê canton in West Kurdistan. The... Read more

Friday 25 July 2014 Friday 25 July 2014

Firat News: Centre to combat violence against women in Rojava A women’s centre has been set up in the town on Qamishlo (Qamishli) in West Kurdistan (Rojava) to tackle the problem of violence against... Read more

Thursday 24 July 2014 Thursday 24 July 2014

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: Final death toll for Thursday 24/07/2014, approximately 208 people killed in Syria. The dead : 34 civilians, 25 rebels, 46 Non-Syrian Islamic fighters, 24 NDF, 49... Read more

Wednesday 23 July 2014 Wednesday 23 July 2014

Firat News:  Turkish army opens fire on YPG in Ceylanp?nar  Following the claim that there had been a clash with YPG forces on the border near Ceylanp?nar, the Turkish army has now begun to fire at... Read more

Tuesday 22 July 2014 Tuesday 22 July 2014

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: Final death toll for Tuesday 22/07/2014, approximately 163 people killed in Syria. the dead : 52 civilians ( 24 women and children ), 25 rebels, 23 Non-Syrian Islamic... Read more

Monday 21 July 2014 Monday 21 July 2014

Kurdnet: YPG: All ISIS plans for Kobanê spoiled, victory will be ours Kobane: The Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) Commander Sipan Hemo marked the second anniversary of the Rojava Revolution... Read more

Sunday 20 July 2014 Sunday 20 July 2014

Where does ISIS get it’s weapons … Kurdistan Tribune: Doctors Confirm ISIS Use of Chemical Weapon in Kobanê (Graphic Photos), written on July 15, 2014 by Editor KT Special Report from... Read more

Saturday 19 July 2014 Saturday 19 July 2014

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: Final death toll for Saturday 19/07/2014, approximately 205 people killed in Syria. The dead : 31 civilians, 49 rebels, 29 Non-Syrian Islamic fighters, 23 NDF, 39... Read more

Friday 18 July 2014 Friday 18 July 2014

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The Islamic State takes control over 35% of the area of Syria. The Islamic State took control over the villages of Al Shmeteyyi, Ayyash, Hwayej Shameyyi, Al Khreta,... Read more

Thursday 17 July 2014 Thursday 17 July 2014

US News: Syria Kurds impose military service amid civil war By BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press: BEIRUT (AP) — Syria’s Kurds imposed compulsory military service for their men to ward off a... Read more

Wednesday 16 July 2014 Wednesday 16 July 2014

Firat News: ISIS amir killed in Kobanê: Clashes continue in the region of Kobanê in Rojava after two weeks of an assault by ISIS gangs. YPG/YPJ fighters are maintaining the defence of the region. Last... Read more

Tuesday 15 July 2014 Tuesday 15 July 2014

ISIS Kidnaps More Than 130 Syrian Schoolchildren; International Leaders Yet To Respond. According to a Human Rights Watch report, ISIS abducted 153 children between the ages of 13 and 14 from the mostly Kurdish town... Read more

Monday 14 July 2014 Monday 14 July 2014

Firat News: People flooding to Rojava border from North  Following a call by people’s leader Abdullah Öcalan to mobilise against ISIS attacks, Kurds from North Kurdistan are flooding to the border... Read more

Sunday 13 July 2014 Sunday 13 July 2014

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: Final death toll for Sunday 13/07/2014, approximately 165 people killed in Syria. The dead : 40 civilians, 28 rebels, 26 Non-Syrian Islamic fighters, 21 NDF, 19... Read more

Saturday 12 July 2014 Saturday 12 July 2014

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights:  The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented the death of 171509 people since the beginning of the Syrian revolution on 18th March in 2011 the date of the... Read more

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Salih Muslim Mohammed – Democratic Union Party, Syria Salih Muslim Mohammed – Democratic Union Party, Syria

Watch now 12 MONTHS LEFT DURATION: 30 MINUTES Zeinab Badawi speaks to Salih Muslim Mohammed, leader of Syrian Kurdish party the PYD, which is part of the National Coordination Body for Democratic... Read more

The Kurdish initiative towards democratic change on the basis of unity and diversity The Kurdish initiative towards democratic change on the basis of unity and diversity

The Syrian crisis deepened amid blind violence exceeding all limits, in a way pushing the country towards the unknown in the absence of any objective and serious solutions. It is essentially beyond being... Read more

UK FCO: Iran – Country of Concern 2013 UK FCO: Iran – Country of Concern 2013

The election of Hassan Rouhani as President in June, on the back of promises to bring about social equality and justice for all Iranians, brought a feeling of optimism to the country. Positive acts,... Read more

UK FCO: Syria – Country of 2013 UK FCO: Syria – Country of 2013

Syria’s civil war worsened throughout 2013, with many tens of thousands losing their lives, and the country now experiencing some of the most appalling humanitarian conditions in the world. The already... Read more

CEIP:The People’s Rule: An Interview With Saleh Muslim CEIP:The People’s Rule: An Interview With Saleh Muslim

In 2003, Saleh Muslim Mohammed was a founding member of theDemocratic Union Party, better known by its Kurdish acronym PYD, which is the largest Kurdish party in Syria. In 2010, he was elected... Read more

Human Rights Watch World Report 2014 – Syria: Human Rights Watch World Report 2014 – Syria:

A general view showing damages after what activists said was an airstrike with explosive barrels from forces loyal to President al-Assad in Al-Shaar area in Aleppo on December 17, 2013. © 2013 Reuters Syria’s... Read more

NCB: Statement to the Syrian people NCB: Statement to the Syrian people

The National Coordination Body for Democratic Change in Syria – NCB Statement to the Syrian people The Paris-based international and regional meetings have ended in the last few days emphasising the... Read more

Two years after Roboski: We know who the perpetrators are! Two years after Roboski: We know who the perpetrators are!

Firat news: Two years after Roboski: We know who the perpetrators are! The year was 1993. The inhabitants of the hamlet of Tarlabashi in the Uludere district of Shirnak province had been forced to flee... Read more

Support for the participation of the Kurdish Supreme Council in Geneva II Support for the participation of the Kurdish Supreme Council in Geneva II

Dear Sir/Madam RE.: Support for the participation of the Kurdish Supreme Council in Geneva II The 10th EU Turkey Civic Commission (EUTCC) conference, on EU, Turkey and the Kurds, held 4 and 5 December... Read more

National Coordination Body for Democratic Change in Syria – NCB Press release National Coordination Body for Democratic Change in Syria – NCB Press release

The Executive Office of the National Coordination Body – NCB held a session on Saturday 21 December 2013 and discussed the ongoing diplomatic movements regarding the Geneva II Conference. State sponsors... Read more

Manna describes Robert Ford as “Bremer of Syria” and calls into question the success of Geneva II because of his powers. Manna describes Robert Ford as “Bremer of Syria” and calls into question the success of Geneva II because of his powers.

London – (UPI), December 19, 2013: The head of the National Coordination Body for Democratic Change – NCB Abroad Branch, Haytham Manna, described the head of the Syrian desk at U.S. State Department,... Read more

Amnesty International: Syria: Rule of Fear: ISIS abuses in detention Amnesty International: Syria: Rule of Fear: ISIS abuses in detention

Reuters: Nour Fourat. “They took him outside the room… We could hear clearly someone sharpening a knife. And the young man was shouting now: ‘Please, my sheikh, do not slaughter me.’ He kept pleading... Read more

Ocalan’s tribute to Nelson Mandela: “A shining star that enlightened the peoples of Africa” Ocalan’s tribute to Nelson Mandela: “A shining star that enlightened the peoples of Africa”

13 December, 2013: Below we reproduce a statement by Abdullah Ocalan on the death of Nelson Mandela: The tears that are being shed worldwide for Nelson Mandela today, the stories that are being shared... Read more

PYD’s Saleh Muslim addresses The European Parliament PYD’s Saleh Muslim addresses The European Parliament

2013 Dec 14 European parliament: On behalf of the kurdish people in Rojava (of Syria), I would like to thank the president of the European parliament and all those who have granted us the opportunity... Read more

Charisma, Efficiency and Dignity Charisma, Efficiency and Dignity

Haytham Manna: A Syrian citizen who witnessed the arrest of Rajaa al-Nasser in Barameka-Damascus wrote to me: “At about half past eleven in the morning, in front of the maternity hospital in the centre... Read more

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Salih Muslim Mohammed – Democratic Union Party, Syria Salih Muslim Mohammed – Democratic Union Party, Syria

Watch now 12 MONTHS LEFT DURATION: 30 MINUTES Zeinab Badawi speaks to Salih Muslim Mohammed, leader of Syrian Kurdish party the PYD, which is part of the National Coordination Body for Democratic Change, a secular, pro-democracy coalition inside Syria. The extremist group ISIS is expanding its foothold in Syria, after its recent gains in neighbouring... [Read more of this review]

Has the Turkish Army trained ISIS in Fallujah? Has the Turkish Army trained ISIS in Fallujah?

Firat News: It is reported that the Turkish army has trained ISIS gangs in Iraq and that 4 of the Turkish soldiers involved have been arrested by the Iraqi army in Fallujah. The Turkish army has denied this claim. Sezgin Tanrikulu, a deputy president of CHP, asked in a parliamentary question for a response from the Foreign Minister, Ahmet Davutoglu.... [Read more of this review]

The Kurdish initiative towards democratic change on the basis of unity and diversity The Kurdish initiative towards democratic change on the basis of unity and diversity

The Syrian crisis deepened amid blind violence exceeding all limits, in a way pushing the country towards the unknown in the absence of any objective and serious solutions. It is essentially beyond being just a crisis of the regime or the rule or authority, and has moved towards being a comprehensive structural crisis that stems from the unilateral... [Read more of this review]

Thursday 24 April 2014 Thursday 24 April 2014

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: Final death toll for Thursday 24/04/2014, approximately 270 people killed in Syria. the dead : 76 civilians ( 16 children, 6 women, 2 teenager ), 59 rebels, 19 non-Syrian Islamic fighters, 31 NDF, 50 Regular forces, 4 ISIS, 11 unknown rebels, 1 Hezbollah, 15 non-Syrian fighters allied to regime forces ( including... [Read more of this review]

For the Attention of the UN Humanitarian Aid Representative in Syria For the Attention of the UN Humanitarian Aid Representative in Syria

We, the Commission of Humanitarian Relief and Support in the Democratic Autonomous Administration of the Kurdish Cantons (Jazira, Kobani and Efrin), welcome UN Security Council Resolution 2139 to boost humanitarian aid access in Syria. We hereby commit to facilitate the implementation of the Resolution 2139 and the 2 October 2013 statement by the President... [Read more of this review]

Tuesday 25 March 2014 Tuesday 25 March 2014

Urgent Call to UN and European Union - Kobanê, 25th March 2014 The region of Kobanê  (Ayn-Al-Arab) has been under attack from gangs linked to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) for about 3 weeks. ISIS has been attacking the area from three directions: Jarablus to the west, Sarrin to the south, and Tal Abyad to the east. They have surrounded... [Read more of this review]

Tuesday 11 March 2014 Tuesday 11 March 2014

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: Hasakah province: 7 civilians were killed ( including 4 women ), while more than 20 were injured, when 3 ISIS fighters detonated themselves in Hadaya hotel in Qamishli downtown, the number of the dead is likely to rise according to the serious injuries, employers in the service offices reported that one of the... [Read more of this review]

Sunday 2 March 2014 Sunday 2 March 2014

Destroyed roads …. deserted streets … this is the image of Syria today …https://www.facebook.com/pages/NINO-Fezza-cinereporter/398277010188647?fref=ts Firat News: YPG launches operation against gangs that attacked holy places The YPG Press Office has issued a statement saying 13 members of gangs responsible for attacks on holy places... [Read more of this review]

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